Quick question about Antivirus.

Cybe R. Wizard cyber_wizard at mindspring.com
Wed Jun 9 23:21:00 UTC 2010


On Wed, 09 Jun 2010 23:09:03 +0100
Tony Pursell <ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk> wrote:

> On Wed, 2010-06-09 at 22:56 +0100, Grizzly wrote:
> > On 09 June 2010 at 22:34, Peter Hillier-Brook 
> > Enlightened me with this:-Re: Quick question about Antivirus.
> > 
> > >On 09/06/2010 19:51, Maxime Alarie wrote:
> > >> 1- What: Malware detected on NTFS (windoze)
> > >>
> > >> 2- Want : Boot USB Live Linux and scan
> > >>
> > >> 3- Which AV? heard about clamav, and AVG for Linux. Suggestions?
> > >>
> > >> Many thanks.
> > >>
> > >Trinity Rescue Disk works for me. It's a little dated and AVG
> > >doesn't work, but it's a sound toolkit in the main.
> > 
> > clamav works well
> > 
> 
> But will Linux AV tools clean Windows viruses off a Windows partition?

One would hope that to be their single and only use.

Cybe R. Wizard
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